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Highline Public Schools
15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW Burien, WA 98166

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Highline Public Schools
15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW Burien, WA 98166

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The Model Minority Myth

The Model Minority Myth

A dive into how the perception of universal success among Asian-Americans is being wielded to downplay racism's role in the persistent struggles of other minority groups, especially black Americans.

The Model Minority Myth

Group Discussion Links 

Join a group below. If the link is full, please choose another zoom link to join. They will all be discussing the same topic.

Links will be shared via email the day of. 

Discussion Questions:  

  • What stereotypes of perceived collective success perpetuate the racial wedge amongst different ethnic groups? How does this impact you as an educator?
  • What stereotypes do you hold that affect the way you interact with students and staff of color?
  • What actions can you take within yourself and in your work place to dismantle these stereotypes?